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Unformatted text preview: 1 CVEN 349: Civil Engineering CVEN 349: Civil Engineering Project Management Project Management LECTURE # 14 Fall 2009 Dr. Ivan Damnjanovic Building Information Modeling Photo courtesy of Dennis R. Shelden, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, Gehry Technologies. BIM Definition BIM Definition - National BIM Standard National BIM Standard ¡ A Building Information Model (BIM) is a digital representation of physical and functional characteristics of a facility ¡ Serves as a shared knowledge resource for information about a facility forming a reliable basis for decisions during its life cycle basis for decisions during its life cycle ¡ A basic premise of BIM is collaboration by different stakeholders at different phases of the facility life cycle to insert, extract, update or modify information in the BIM ¡ BIM is a shared digital representation founded on open standards for interoperability 2 BIM - Lifecycle Information View Simulations-Comfort-Ventilation, heating-Life cycle cost-Light, sound-Insulation-Fire, usage-Environment-Life time predictions Building Information Building Information Model Model Business Case-Functional req.-Estimates-Conditions-Requirements Knowledge databases-Best practise knowledge-Own practice Laws and regulations-Building regulations-Building specifications...
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This note was uploaded on 05/28/2010 for the course CVEN 349 taught by Professor Damjanovic during the Fall '09 term at Texas A&M.
- Fall '09